(43) YADAKUTATSAMSUSRODDHADO VA MANASO VA SAMBRITAM CHAKSHUSHO VA |
-------------(18/58 Yajurveda)

One should acquire all knowledge from the heart, mind and all the senses (external). The source of knowledge is undoubtedly within us. We have to just imbibe it by self -study introspection, contemplation and action. We would strive to imbibe as much knowledge as we can.
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(44) SHAMYUNA PATNISANYAJANSAMASHTI YAJUSHA SANSTHAM
-------------(19/29, Yajurveda)

One should maintain restraint which can result in good relations with one's wife. Any plan made for the welfare of society becomes successful only without difference of opinion by the organisation or institution concerned.

Restraint is the enemy of passions. By controlling the senses the relations of a husband wife can be cordial and healthy. When any organisation strives to being changes, for welfare of society there is unity in society.
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(45) VRATENA DIKSHAMAPNOTI DIKSHAYA APNOTI DAKSHINAM DAKSHINA SHRADHA-MAPNOT SHRADDHYA SATYA AMAPYATE
-------------(19/30, Yajurveda)

Man can become intelligent only by accomplishing the vows and attain devotion on the basis of intelligence and attains truth on the basis of devotion.

When a person strives to accomplish a vow he becomes intelligent. By accomplishing the vow he attains devotion and consequently attains the ultimate truth. One should engage in vows, dikshas, and devotion for realization of higher ideals.
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(46) RITEN SATYA INDRIYAM VIPANAM SHUKRAMANDHASA INDRASYENDRIYAMIDAM PAYO AMRITAM MADHU
-------------(19/76, Yajurveda)

On realisation of truth and on attainment of knowledge one can acquire comforts, food, radiance, glory, power of the army, milk and honey.

By following the righteous path one can get all the good results mentioned above. One should follow truth on attaining knowledge and by keeping undeterred faith on it.
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(47) NISHSADA DRITVRATO VARUNAHA PASTYASWA SAMRAJYAYA SUKRATUHU MARITYOHO PAHI VIDYOTPAHI
-------------(20/2, Yajurveda)

May the person who is truthful and accomplishes all the vows be blessed with good intellect and earn honor and praise in society for his good deeds. May he protect the people from lightening and death.
The person who is does all his deeds faithfully he becomes the leader of the masses and thinks for their well being and welfare. By doing so he can earn name and fame and shall be honoured by the people.
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(48) BAHU ME BALA INDRIYA MASTO ME KARMA VIRYAM
-------------(20/7, Yajurveda)

May both my shoulders and every sense organ be strong. May both my hands be always engaged in deeds and may they be valiant.
When ones, sense organs and shoulders, hands and legs are active and engaged in deeds then only will the human become strong and radiant.
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(49) MAHA ARNAHA SARASWATI PRA CHETAYATI KETUNA DHIYO VISHWA VIRAJATI
-------------(20/86, Yajurveda)

Goddess Saraswati the goddess of knowledge enlightens the vast expanse of the sky and enlightens the mind with all kinds of knowledge.

It is explained that goddess enlightens all the minds with knowledge. That is why humans should always be conscious and enkindle the flame of knowledge in their hearts and minds.
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(50) SHAM NO BHAVANTU VAJUNO HAVESHU DEVATATA MITADRAVAHA SWARKAHA JAMBHAYANTO AHIM VRIKAM RAKSHANSI SANEMYASMADYU YAVANANMIVAHA
-------------(21/10, Yajurveda)

O Scholars! You are strong and intelligent, are disciplined and blessed with good knowledge and are alike the gods performing the Yagyas. Please destroy snakes, demons, wolves and bless us with eternal happiness, and good health. All the scholars who are blessed with divine knowledge and strength are requested that they should save the others from all evils and diseases and give all eternal happiness. By taking the right advice from the right people one can be successful in his or her endeavor and can attain happiness.
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(51) TATSA VITURA VARENYAM BHARGO DEVASYA DHIMAHI DHIYO YONAHA PRACHODAYATA
-------------(22/9,30/2, Yajurveda)

We contemplate on the god who is the protector and preserver of the Universe the creator and is embellished with divine merits. He is the one who enlightens us and inspires us to engage in good, noble deeds.

This mantra of the Yajurveda is well known as Gayatri mantra and the above mantra is

AUM BHUR BHUVA SWHAHA TATSA VITURA VARENYAM BHARGO DEVASYA DHIMAHI DHIYO YONAHA PRACHODAYAATA

This mantra means - 'AUM' the supreme cosmic soul is the creator of this universe is the given of the comfort and luxury who enlightens all the creature, who is pure and devoid of unchasteness is worth praying to.

We place this god in our heart and mind with inpeccable devotion and faith so that he may destroy all the bad thoughts that lead to bad deeds and encourages us to perform good deeds. One can certainly achieve peace and happiness by praying to god with mind and heart.
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(52) AYURYAGYEN KALPATAMA PRANI YAGYEN KALPATAMA CHAKIHURYAGYEN KALPATAMA SHROTRAM YAGYEN KALPATAMA JAGYAGYEN KALPATAMA MANO YAGYEN KALPATAMA ATMAYAGYEN KALPATAMA SWARYAGYEN KALPATAMA PRISHTHAM YAGYEN KALPATAMA YAGYO YAGYEN KALPATAMA.
-------------(22/23, Yajurveda).

May we be blessed with long life because of Yagya may our prana be increased because of yagya, may our eyes become strong because of yagya may our hearing improve because of yagya, may our sense of communication improve because of yayga, may our soul become strong and may our brahma become strong because of yagya, may a flame of self-knowledge be enkindled because of yagya, may we attain Brahmalok or swargo because of yagya and let the yagya be enhanced because of yagya.
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(53) YADDEVASO LALAMAGU PRA VISHTIMINMAVISHUHU |
SAKATHNA DEDISHYATE NARI SATYASYAKSHIBHUVO YATHA ||
-------------(23/29 Yajurveda)

When scholars become judges and start seeing the pros and con of each matter, then only can truth be seen by seeing things directly in the same way as the women can be known by seeing the thighs.

One should learn to see or experience truth face-to-face and understand the in-depth meaning behind it. We should repose our faith in rumors. The jar of untruth shall break only when we realise the truth.
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(54) RAJATA HARINIHI SISA YUJO YUJYANTE KARMABHIHI | ASHWASYA VAJINASTVACHI SIMAHA SHAMYANTU SHAMYANTI ||
-------------(23/27 Yajurveda)

Women who are loving, attractive, pious and engage in household work are married of to strong and able men who give happiness to their husbands and themselves by leading disciplined lives.

Women should therefore engage in good deeds and discipline so that they can lead a peaceful and cordial conjugal life.
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(55) BAHURUPA VAISHWAKARMANAHA ||
-------------(24/17 , Yajurveda)

Different types or workers are under authorities who do different types of jobs.
A person who is all round and is blessed with talent to do all types of works he becomes famous because of his deeds and many people work under him and seek his valuable guidance that is why we should perform such deeds so that we become successful in all our endeavors.

It is the responsibility of the guide or leader to engage in activities that lead to welfare of society.
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(56) VACHE KRUNCHAHA |
-------------(24/31 Yajurveda)

The speech of a crane.

Every person should have the gift of speech so that they can express their thoughts accordingly. One should know to gauge a situation well and then speak otherwise it could lead to animosity and embarrassing situations.

A person who learns to express maximum in minimum words is the person who shall definitely attain success on the basis of his eloquent speech.
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(57) ISHTAM VEETAMBHIRGUTA VARSHATKRITAM TAM DEVASAHA PRATI GRIBHNANTYASHWAM |
-------------(25/37,Yajurveda)

Those scholar call that person only, their leader who is radiant, loved by all , hard working and progressive.

The person having the above qualities only can be, accepted as the leader and people follow only such a person accordingly. That is why we should all strive to improve our skills.
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(58) SAKAMAM ADHWANASKURU SANGYANAMASTU ME AMUNA |
-------------(26/1 Yajurveda)

You accept all these paths according to your desire may I attain knowledge by strength and object.

One should realise one's potentials and capabilities before treading on the path of either desired goal so that it may be easy to attain the eternal truth or knowledge of the self.
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(59) DHIYA VIPRO AJAYAT |
-------------(26/15, Yajurveda)

A thinker is gifted with a unique intellect.

A person who is contemplative and intelligent achieves all what he desires. All people listen, but few of them contemplate. That is why we should all make an effort and contemplate.
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(60) URDHVA ASYA SAMIDHO BHAVANTYURDHWA SHUKRA SHOCHINSHYAGNEHE DIUMATTAMA SUPRATIKASYA SUNOHO |
-------------(27/11 Yajurveda)

The flames of fire in an altar rise up into the sky and the rays of light also move upwards. We learn that flames from the sacrificial altar and the rays of light emerging from it rise upwards . This means that the radiance of knowledge always helps the person to attain a high position and always be successful in all pursuits.
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(61) EMAM YAGYAMAVATAMDHWARAM NA |
-------------(27/17, Yajurveda)

May our peaceful and non-violent religious sacrifice be protect in the righteous manner.

Just in the same way as a yagya needs fire and air, to be accomplished, in the same way every person should engage in constructive work so that he accomplishes the work properly.
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(62) YUTHAM PATA SWASTIBHIHI SADA NAHA |
-------------(27/28 Yajurveda)

O Sages ! may your desire to do welfare of all, always protect us.

Scholars always desire the well being of one and all in the same way as, fire and air add to the Yagya. The air protects fire by constantly airing it and keeping it alive. The scholars give guidance to the weak and people who have gone astray so that they fulfill all their desires by always treading on the path of righteousness.
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(63) PAHI CHATASRIBHIRVASO |
-------------(27/43, Yajurveda)

O Agni ! Protect us by the 4 types of knowledge i.e. Rik, Yaju, Sama and Atharva.

The word "Vedas' means knowledge which is classified into 4 types. The characteristics of Rik are - welfare, attainment of the supreme soul, experiencing the beatitude of God, internal happiness, piousness, adhering to one's duties, Love , penance, pity , altruism , benevolence and service etc. The characteristics of Yaju are valiance , attainments, courageousness, protection, leadership, success, prestige and victory etc. The characteristics of Sama are, performing arts , play , happiness, entertainment, literature, music art, sensual pleasure, progressiveness and contemplation. The characteristics of Atharva are, luxury and wealth, accumulation of things, aids of consumerism and accessories of household usage.

The 4 Vedas resemble Dharma, Artha, Kama and Moksha which help in our welfare. We can attain all these 4 states with knowledge.
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(64) DEVISTISRASTITSRO DEVIHI PATIMINORAM VARDHANAYAN |
-------------(28/18, Yajurveda)

The 3 goddesses help the protector Indra.
Bharati protects the Dyuloka. The companion of RudraGana Saraswati protects the Yagya and Ida protects the Bhuloka and help the performer of the Yagya in his work.

When the performer accomplishes the yagya he gets the desired results and benefits from it. The 3 goddesses definitely help that person who strive selflessly on the path of Karma (actions).
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(65) KETUM KRINAVANNA KETAVE DESHOMARYA APESHASE | SAMUSHABH DIRAJAYATHA HA ||
-------------(29/37,Yajureda)

O Agni ! Bless the ignorant with knowledge and bless the ugly or the not so beautiful with beauty. You are the one who rises alike the mornings and exhibit yourself in totality. Knowledge destroys ignorance and inspires us to do great and noble deeds. When a Karmayogi moves on the path of karma and attains the desired he experiences divine happiness and comes nearer to God. That is why one should start one's work early in the morning so that he progresses and moves on the path of success.


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